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Les Galopins

#1,779 of 12,956 Restaurants in Paris
#1,911 of 13,536 Places to Eat in Paris
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Bastille / Oberkampf
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24, rue des Tallandiers, Bastille, 75 011 Paris, France
01 47 00 45 35
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 47
    Very good
  • 16
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely traditional bistro

A nice place for a traditional French meal in the Bastille area, with a frequently changing menu, good food and great atmosphere. It's a small restaurant though, and very busy, so be sure to book.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2014
DavidCl19
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London, England
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Paris, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This was our second time trying this place out. We live just a few blocks from Les Galopins and at first were excited to find a new, little spot for a monthly (or more?) dinner. The first time we were there we had relatively good service (we had no specific complaints although nobody went out of their way to be... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Every time we visit Paris we make a point of visiting this authentic little bistro, serving delicious food at a reasonable price, we have always come away having throughly enjoyed our meal. It does get extremely busy so you may do well to book ahead. Service is fast and efficient, and if you don't speak/ read french every effort is... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Les Galopins was recommended to me by a close friend including the menu item to order: "Cote du Boef pour 2" a good steak for two people. The meat came with potatoes only French know how to do DELICIOUS. The restaurant is in a small street not far from Metro station Bastille. Highly recommended. Say hi to July! Meal for... More 

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London, England
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

A nice place for a traditional French meal in the Bastille area, with a frequently changing menu, good food and great atmosphere. It's a small restaurant though, and very busy, so be sure to book.

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147 reviews 147 reviews
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Les Galopins is a simple neighbourhood bistrot in the 11th, near to Place de la Bastille. The food is fairly standard, but well prepared and the cost is reasonable. We had stuffed chicken breast and pork with mushrooms for our main courses. The choices are all on a slate so I assume they change frequently. There is a reasonable choice... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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60 reviews 60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

A small but comfortable little restaurant in the 13th arrondissement in the middle of the entertainment area but far enough away to be enjoyable to sit down and relax. The prices were not as good as some of the others around that had 'plats' ( a fixed price for entree + main or main + desert) but still ok. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We loved our meal at Les Galopins, in the lively Bastille neighborhood. The slow-cooked lamb shoulder was absolutely scrumptious. I asked for a salad to go with it - which wasn't on the menu - and they prepared a delicious one, with many vegetables and a lovely dressing. Wine, service, ambience - all were just perfect.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We, the French start-up located just near by, have gone around the area for a nice lunch place. Well... Les Galopins, by very far, gets our preference. Nothing extraordinary. Nothing boring. Nothing bad. Food is fresh and diverse. Prices are extremely moderated (lunch for 14,50 euros, coffee and glass of wine included). Service is excellent, fun and ironic. We really... More 

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83 reviews 83 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

My brother and I ate here five years ago, it was so good I wanted to go back , so I did, and was not disappointed. I arrived early, and the retaurant was quiet still the welcome was warm . The menu on a chaulk board soon at the table, the complimentary beer as well. I had a rabbit Terrine,... More 

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27 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Was recommended by the Parisian manager of the apartment for serving typical French food (we had been to Chez Paul the night before). Went with my daughters to celebrate our last night in Paris and return home. We had the escargot pasta as you do followed by the shoulder of lamb which was fantastic. House vin rouge was good also,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24, rue des Tallandiers, Bastille, 75 011 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Neighborhood: Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Phone Number: 01 47 00 45 35

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Bastille / Oberkampf
Bastille and Oberkampf are lively parts of town made for entertainment. During the day rows of unassuming bars welcome customers for a bite or a drink, but it’s at night this area really comes to life. Students and young professionals fill the busy bars around Bastille and Oberkampf. At Place de la Bastille, crowds flock to the Opéra Bastille in the evening and groups wait for coveted tickets during the day. Towards Republique, skateboarders practice their tricks while others chill out at the square. If you’re looking for late-night revelry, this is your neighborhood.
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